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Are You Being Gouged? Lettuce

Our latest "crowdsourcing" project asks listeners to go to their local grocery store and find out the price of three goods: milk, lettuce and beer. We've mapped the results below. Click on a tab above the map to see results for that item. Click on a pincushion to see the results for that particular block.

Most Expensive Lettuce:
Store Address Price
Food Emporium East 14th Street and Union Square East, New York, NY $2.49
Food Emporium 2431 Broadway, New York, NY $2.49
Least Expensive Lettuce:
Store Address Price
Food Basic 929 Lincoln Ave, Glen Rock, NJ $0.88
Garden of Eden Broadway at West 107th Street, New York, NY $0.99
Whole Foods Union Square, New York, NY $0.99

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Budweiser Beer | Iceberg Lettuce | Quart of Milk

Map key - Price of a head of iceberg lettuce:
- less than $1.25
- between $1.25 and $1.75
- more than $1.75

Item Maps:

Beer Lettuce Milk
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